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5331 Entwhistle Drive - SOLD - Ocean view Home - .42 acres SOLD - 06/25/10 10:56 AM
Ocean view North Nanaimo home on .42 acre lot, 4 bedroom 3 baths, new roof, 2 car garage, priced to sell and vacant ready for quick possession. This is an extraordinary opportunity to own an ocean view residence on a large lot central to shopping and amenities. This home has had a building inspection (on kitchen counter), new roof and freshly painted. The oversized .42 acre property is flat and at the crest of the hill. There is R/V parking 2 car garage and ample of room for tennis courts, swimming pool, dream garden or large shop. This would be ideal (0 comments)
GST / HST rules on new homes "may" lower prices - 06/17/10 04:06 PM
The HST will come into effect July 1 2010 on all new homes. The 12% tax will be added to the price. There are rebates on all price ranges (see table below). The interesting thing I learned today is that builders are able to claim both the GST and the PST on expenses they incurred. They could previously only claim the GST back. If I understand it correctly home prices should be coming down because of the new tax rules. The builders will claim all the taxes they paid on building materials, lawyers, surveyors etc. If a builder built a new (0 comments)
Departure Bay Nanaimo Real Estate update - 06/15/10 06:07 PM
There are currently 49 single family homes listed in Departure Bay with an average price of $579,075 2454sq feet is the average size. The median list price is $429,000 with an average size of 2382 sq ft. There are three waterfront homes all under $1,000,000. Average list price for ocean view homes (non-waterfront) is $708,189 with an average size of 3,133 sq ft. The number of homes sold in Departure Bay so far this year was 55 with an avg price of 413,040. The statistics would indicate that there is about one years worth of inventory on the market. So far (0 comments)
2 Bedroom - Renovated Condo in Uplands 111-4728 Uplands - SOLD - 06/04/10 09:34 AM
This 2 bedroom condo has been completely renovated including new floors, appliances, paint and much more. One of the nicest in the complex. Priced to sell! It is conveniently located near Longwood Station, shopping, banks, restaurants and grocery stores. It looks like a new condo show suite. Book an appointment before it's gone. The unit comes with one parking spot; additional spots can be rented when available. Rental and pets allowed. New carpet, lino, crown molding, counters, interior doors,paint, baseboards, electrical plugs and much more. Great for a first time buyer or can be used as an investment property.
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